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Table 2 Verbal abuse and physical violence against physicians in the hospitals, Myanmar

From: A survey of workplace violence against physicians in the hospitals, Myanmar

  Verbal abuse (n = 17) Statistical significance (p value) Physical violence (n = 2) Statistical significance (p value)
Male physician (n = 108)
Female physician (n = 88)
10 (9.2%)
7 (8.0%)
ns
(0.747)
1 (0.9%)
1 (1.1%)
ns
(0.884)
Specialists (n = 76)
Doctors-in training (n = 120)
6 (7.9%)
11 (9.2%)
ns
(0.758)
1 (1.3%)
1 (0.8%)
ns
(0.743)
Public hospital (n = 166)
Private hospital (n = 30)
10 (6.0%)
7 (23.3%)
p < 0.01
(0.002)
1 (0.6%)
1 (3.3%)
ns
(0.171)